from “one Sentence”/ by craig bortmas

Tawanda is a  Zimbabwean-born embodied scholar engaged in interdisciplinary, practice-based research Africana Studies, contemporary African theatrical dance, Africana religions/spiritualities and philosophy, postcolonial modernities, artificial intelligence, and embodied research methodologies. He holds a B.A. in Human Ecology from the College of the Atlantic, an M.F.A. in Dance from Southern Methodist University, and a doctorate in Africana Studies from the Department of African American and African Studies at The Ohio State University. Tawanda’s interdisciplinary scholarly and creative endeavors have taken led to collaborative encounters, performances and presentations in Zimbabwe, the United States, France, Mozambique among others.